Dizziness is one of the most common symptoms that prompt people to seek medical attention.
Dizziness can be difficult to define because it signifies different things to different people.
Diarrhea is the passing of loose or watery stools, usually at least three times in a day. It indicates that there is more water in the stool through active water production by the colon or reduced water absorption.
Endometriosis What is endometriosis? Endometriosis is an abnormal growth of the endometrium outside of the uterus, especially in the pelvic floor and ovaries. The main symptoms of endometriosis are long-term pain and infertility. Backward menstruation is the most common cause, but no one knows why it happens or how it will go away on its […]
CT scan COPD CT scan COPD is more sensitive and specific than chest radiography to detect Emphysema. The first imaging tool used for lung parenchyma remains that of the chest radiograph. It is the best in terms of the amount of information it can provide relative to its price and radiation dose, accessibility as well as […]
Obstructive ventilatory defect Medically reviewed by A Ras MD. Last updated March 30, 2022 Obstructive ventilatory defect (OVD) is typically described by a lower ratio between the first forced expiratory volume as well as the “forced/slow” vital capacity [FEV 1/(F)VC] The test is usually performed via the lung function test. It assists in diagnosing chronic […]
Psychogenic vomiting Psychogenic vomiting occurs with a psychological component, without any obvious pathological or organic reason identified in the patient Nausea typically is a distinct feeling of discomfort that can precede vomiting but can be experienced even for a child who does not vomit. It’s often linked to changes in the autonomic system, such […]
Functional nausea Functional nausea refers to unpleasant nausea that occurs at a minimum every week, over a period of more than two months that is not always associated with vomiting and is not caused by a medical issue. Nausea typically is a distinct feeling of discomfort that can precede vomiting but can be experienced […]
Nutrition related diseases The nutrition related diseases are such conditions that cause illness in humans. They may include malnutrition, obesity and eating disorders and chronic illnesses such as cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, cancer, and diabetes. Nutrition related diseases include preventable, developmental, malnutrition, genetically engineered metabolic disorders, food allergies, drug intolerance, food intolerance and potential […]
Obesity and overweight Solutions for obesity and overweight are one of the most concerned topic of discussion around the world. Obesity and overweight are defined as “abnormal or excessive fat accumulation that may affect your health”. Obesity and overweight is now being called an epidemic issue in the health community. No matter what we would […]
Aflutter definition The Atrial flutter is one of the types of heart rhythm disturbance ( arrhythmia) that is caused by problems/short circuits with the electrical system of your heart. When you experience atrial flutter, the heart’s upper chambers (atria) are beating too fast. The heart is able to beat at a rapid but generally regular […]